Career Events

IT, Finance & Consulting HireTigers Meetup

Our new alternative career fairs called "Meetups" offer the occasion to meet directly with a variety of employers in one day, and there are numerous events open to you. We encourage you to participate. What you learn now may help you prioritize your career interests and foster valuable employer relationships.  

Make the Most of Your Experience

Making connections early is incredibly valuable. Treat your career fair or Meetup visit like what it is: an incredible opportunity to connect with potential employers, explore multiple paths and make a great first impression. The important thing is to arrive prepared. Review our career fair tips >

Find Your Fair/Meetup

Below is a list of upcoming career fairs and meetup events sponsored or co-sponsored by Career Services. For specific dates and complete details, see our Events page.

Diversity HireTigers Meetup

This event will bring employers, Princeton students and alumni together for networking and conversations about programs and practices that support and encourage diversity in the workplace

  • Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016, 5. to 7 p.m.
  • Location: Career Services
  • Have questions? Contact Satomi Yaji Chudasama, Associate Director, Employer Relations & Recruiting 

Fall HireTigers Meetup

This is a hybrid event bringing together students, alumni, for networking, recruiting and industry education. Meet with employers and alumni who are interested in recruiting for summer internships and full-time employment. The format for this new event is less formal than a traditional career fair and will include industry-specific chat areas and "hubs" with small bistro tables assigned to each organization, as opposed to large booths.

  • Date: Friday, September 23, 2016, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: The outdoor courtyard behind the Office of Career Services at 36 University Place
  • Have questions? Contact Satomi Yaji Chudasama, Associate Director, Employer Relations & Recruiting

Communications & Media Meetup

This event gives students the opportunity to meet alumni and professionals working in communications and media and learn about their career paths and organizations. 

  • Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 5 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Career Services
  • Have questions? Contact Kathleen Mannheimer, senior career adviser 

STEM Meetup

The night before the Science & Technology Job Fair, this event gives students the opportunity to meet with alumni and professionals from multiple organizations who will share their insight on career paths and jobs in a variety of industries that offer jobs and internships to undergraduate and graduate students in the natural and applied sciences.

  • Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016, 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Location: Career Services
  • Have questions? Contact Pamala Cohen, Associate Director, STEM

Science & Technology Job Fair

Hosted jointly by the School of Engineering and Applied Science and Career Services in the early fall, this fair hosts both small and large employers offering jobs and internships of students in the natural and applied sciences.

HireTigers Startup Meetup

This meetup is open to startup organizations interested in meeting students from all disciplines who are seeking internships or full-time positions. Organized by the Princeton Entrepreneurship Club and co-sponsored by the Office of Career Services

  • Date: December 9, 2016, 1 to 4 p.m
  • Location: Princeton eLab

Spring HireTigers Meetup

This event bringing together students, alumni, for networking, recruiting and industry education. Meet with employers and alumni who are interested in recruiting for summer internships and full-time employment. The format for this new event is less formal than a traditional career fair and will include industry-specific chat areas and "hubs" with small bistro tables assigned to each organization, as opposed to large booths.

  • Date: Friday, February 17, 2017, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Frick Lab
  • Have questions? Contact Satomi Chudasama, associate director, employer relations & recruiting at 609-258-0008

All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair

Meet with employers in environmental sciences. 

  • Date & Location: March 3, 2017 10 a.m. to 3 p.m at Columbia University
  • Learn more > 
  • Have questions? Contact Anne Degnan at 609-258-9577

Please note that Princeton University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusivity in all hiring and employment practices. All employment professionals wishing to recruit on-campus or post positions are required to work within a framework of professionally accepted recruiting, interviewing and selection techniques and guidelines. This includes the recruiting and offer policies set forth by The Office of Career Services, the Nondiscrimination Policy of Princeton University, the NACE Principles for Professional Practice(link is external) and the United States Department of Labor FLSA Guidelines (as it relates to paid vs. unpaid internships). If you have a concern about an interaction you have had with an employer, please contact Olga Hancock, senior associate director of employer & alumni engagement & outreach at ohancock@princeton.edu